Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Moon Hoax has Landed

The Paper by Lewandowsky Oberauer and Gignac “NASA Faked the Moon Landing—Therefore, (Climate) Science Is a Hoax: An Anatomy of the Motivated Rejection of Science” (hereafter LOG12) has finally been published in Psychological Science The very fact of its publication … Continue reading

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David Miliband’s Sanitary Towels for Africans

David Miliband was Foreign Secretary, and very nearly the next Prime Minister. Now,  according to the Daily Mirror: he’s giving up politics and going to run the International Rescue Committee charity in New York. “It’s his dream job” says … Continue reading

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Lewandowsky Timeline

This page provides a timeline for understanding the two papers by Lewandowsky et al. which discuss conspiracist ideation among climate sceptics. I shall be updating it continuously. Additions and hints on formatting welcome. LOG12 “NASA faked the moon landing|Therefore (Climate) … Continue reading

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Lew’s Talk costs Libels

[Update 2 April 2014: to those linking here from McKewon’s article is full of inaccuracies, which will be addressed soon] This is the letter which I’ve posted at and and emailed to This is the letter I’ve … Continue reading

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Lew’s Crew’s Loose Screws: by Brad Keyes

This is a comment by Brad Keyes on the “Frontiers” thread under Lewandowsky’s paper at It is reproduced entirely without his permission, because I like it. It’s followed by an extract from Which Brad Keyes kindly pointed out. … Continue reading

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Lew’s Crew: The Plot Sickens

“Recursive fury: conspiracist ideation in the blogosphere in response to research on conspiracist ideation” (Lewandowsky et al, 2013) was pre-published at on 05 Feb 2013. It was taken down following a complaint to the journal’s editor by Jeff Condon, … Continue reading

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Stephen Emmott: “Ten Billion” – a Review

[Update July 8th 2013 This article is featured on the first page of Google hits for “Stephen Emmott” + “Ten Billion”. If you’ve come here for information on the book published in Britain today, please go to and explore … Continue reading

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